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CLaNZeR Playing with magnets - The Pyramid. Policy-Law. Scriptures. Marketing. Bio-Chemistry. Science. Sacred Science. Financial. Technology. Learn2Teach. Human Behavior. Never Brow+minated-ser. Haiti's 1 Percent. Is there a story about Haiti that doesn't mention the Caribbean nation's dubious honor of being "the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere"?

Haiti's 1 Percent

Few have ever heard about Haiti's wealthy elite, most of whom came to the island from France, Lebanon, Syria, Germany, or Jamaica at the beginning of the last century -- families that chose to invest in a country where nothing seems to endure. Despite, but sometimes thanks to, the absence of a functioning government, rich Haitians have prospered mainly in the import-export business. One percent of Haitians control 50 percent of the country's economy, and its top 500 taxpayers generate 80 percent of its tax revenues. It's Not Just Obama. If 2011 was the year when governments were overthrown in the streets, 2012 could be the year when politics plays out at the ballot box.

It's Not Just Obama

A third of the world's nations will be holding local, state, or national elections; a number of Arab Spring countries will be putting their democratic aspirations into action; and four out of the five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council -- the United States, Russia, China and France -- may retreat from the world stage as they undergo leadership transitions, with major implications for international affairs. Physical Health.


GBPPR Tech Bulletin #2 - Advantages of Circular Polarized FM Repeater Antennas. Tesla's Little Secret. Micro Wind Turbine Project. CIC Start Online Conference 2011 - Edinburgh Napier University. Electric Power & Transmission & Distribution - Powersave 1200 - FREE ENERGY # 35 BI-TOROID TRANSFORMER - 377 % OVER UNITY MOTIONLESS. Self Assisted Oscillation in a Shorted Coil - Bucking Magnetic Field Oscillation.

Physicist Steven E Jones overunity circuit. Resources/Deep Dive. MeeGo? It could actually make it. In my last post, where I was commenting about Microsoft and their sequence of failures on mobile, I wrote: if you want other companies to manufacture devices with your OS (the Windows mobile vs. the Apple model) today you need:to charge zero dollars for your OSto make your OS open source and allow your ODMs some freedom to differentiateto have a cool OS.

MeeGo? It could actually make it

The open cloud just got a bit more closed. Tether your iPad, do not bother buying the 3G version. I have used an iPad for a while now.

Tether your iPad, do not bother buying the 3G version

At home, in the office, up and down a few planes (tip: you do not have to take it out of the bag at security, which is nice), at conferences. My iPad is Wi-Fi only. It does not have the 3G option. Overage charges will kill the mobile revolution. I have been in mobile long enough to have witnessed every attempt by the mobile operators to milk data revenues.

Overage charges will kill the mobile revolution

SMS being the holy grail they always wanted to replicate (can't be done, some things are too good to be true...). It started with outrageous pricing, which did not make any sense. It kept out anyone but large enterprises, mostly using BlackBerry. Finally, the prices were relaxed, consumers could afford them, the smartphone era began and the mobile revolution started. We owe a lot to Apple, as usual. It is time to kill the file system. A business model for open source (hint: it's the cloud!) HTTPS Everywhere. Apparmor privoxy profile. This blog is an extension of a discussion we had at our LUG regarding security.

Apparmor privoxy profile

We are reviewing both apparmor and selinux and started with apparmor. One advantage of apparmor is that it is relatively easy to learn, but a potential downside is that as an end user you will need to learn to generate and maintain profiles. When learning to write profiles it is best to start with a smaller, simple application (rather then a large complex application such as firefox). Natural Docs. Technology / RSS platform / Newsbrain. White Paper - Feedreader Platform - Technical background of Newsbrain and applications using Newsbrain.

Technology / RSS platform / Newsbrain

At Feedreader, years of experience in the RSS news field, as well as in-depth knowledge of new and emerging technologies, have helped us to design innovative components that form the building blocks for all of our solutions. These robust components – known as Newsbrain – have enabled us to produce solutions of unparalleled power and quality for our clients. We can also use these Newsbrain components to make continuous enhancements to our current Feedreader offerings, and rapidly introduce new solutions to meet the changing needs and requirements of our customers and the marketplace. Our Newsbrain components include: Musique, music player for Mac, Windows and Linux. Musique unclutters your music listening experience with a clean and innovative interface. Read more Look them in the face Browse your collection by artists pictures and album covers. Lyrics Musique will find and show the song lyrics in the Info View, hiding everything but what's related to the currently playing track.

Modern Living / Neurotica series - Flock. Magnesium Chloride. Magnesium Chloride. The Master Magnesium Compound Magnesium Chloride is recognized by many medical professionals as the “Master Magnesium Compound” for both dietary and topical uses, due to its high potency and efficient action.

Magnesium Chloride

Magnesium is undeniably therapeutic to the human body, yet much is left unsaid about the type and quality of various forms of magnesium. Not all types of magnesium deliver the same recognizable benefits. Like other minerals of nutritional value, magnesium occurs as various inorganic and organic forms in nature. Help.

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